The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Portfolio Management
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +23 0  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 7 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £543 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.26% +66.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £341 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £631 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -16.40% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00

Portfolio Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1680 2396 2467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.42% 86.53% 83.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1666 1725
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Portfolio Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in Yorkshire

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Portfolio Management in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Yorkshire

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +24 7 £400 -6.70%
Portfolio Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) PMO
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) PMP
6 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
7 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft